Recent births, reported May 12, 2017.

May 12, 2017

Recent births, reported May 12, 2017.


Recent births are brought to you by Shelby Gem Factory. See more information below. 

Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise. 

  • Liam George Scott Lee Nelson, the son of Francis Manning-Nelson and William Nelson of Scottville, was born May 3, 2017.
  • Piper Gene Belle Taylor, the daughter of Shelby and Clinton Taylor of Ludington, was born May 10, 2017.
  • Venessa Kay Cook, the daughter of Tina Stakenas and Joseph Cox of Free Soil, was born May 10, 2017.
  • Ellie Marilyn Raven, the daughter of Andrea and Dean Raven of Ludington, was born May 11, 2017.
  • Brayden Anthony Ferwerda, the son of Ashley and Jarrod Ferwerda, was born May 12, 2017.

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See 2017 birth records archive here.